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Bypass takes truck traffic on New Town’s Main Street

November 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

NEW TOWN — New Town Mayor Dan Uran said things are looking up after a bypass opened Monday, the fourth such project in North Dakota’s Oil Patch to be completed this fall.

“It’s a good day for the city of New Town. We’ll get rid of a lot o…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

New Town man killed in collision with truck

November 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

KEENE — A 35-year-old New Town man was killed when his car struck a truck 3 miles east of Keene in western North Dakota early Saturday, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol.

Carl Bratlien and passenger Rodrigo Coronado Miranda, 25, of Cit…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Woman gets 10 years for possession of firearm

October 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — A Las Cruces, N.M., woman was sentenced Monday to 10 years in prison for possession of a firearm and ammunition by a convicted felon.
The arrest of 32-year-old April Marie Lacey came out of a law enforcement chase that started in Fairvi…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hall out for Three Affiliated Tribes chairman race

September 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

NEW TOWN — The Three Affiliated Tribes will have a new leader.

Chairman Tex Hall came in fourth in a primary election held Tuesday, grabbing approximately 14.6 percent of the vote, according to unofficial results posted on the New Town News Faceb…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

13 Highway Patrol troopers coming to western North Dakota

July 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

More North Dakota Highway Patrol troopers are coming to the Oil Patch.
Gov. Jack Dalrymple announced in a press release 15 candidates graduated from the Law Enforcement Training Academy on Friday, 13 of which are heading to oil and gas-producing cou…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Missing man identified as body found in water near New Town

May 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

NEW TOWN — Three Affiliated Tribes law enforcement said the body of the man found dead and floating in the Four Bears Marina on Monday morning has been identified.

Daniel Mossett, 31, who has been missing since November, was identified through an…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Missing man identified as body found in water near New Town

May 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

NEW TOWN — Three Affiliated Tribes law enforcement said the body of the man found dead and floating in the Four Bears Marina on Monday morning has been identified.

Daniel Mossett, 31, who has been missing since November, was identified through an…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Work begins on Oil Patch truck bypasses

May 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

WATFORD CITY — The North Dakota Department of Transportation broke ground Thursday on highway bypass projects in Watford City and New Town that will relieve truck traffic in those Oil Patch towns.
“These bypasses will provide greatly needed traf…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

ND, SD partner on whitetail study: Crew puts radio-collars on 150 does

March 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

The North Dakota Game and Fish Department and South Dakota’s Department of Game, Fish and Parks are partnering on a two-year study to monitor 150 whitetail does with radio collars in southwest North Dakota and northwest South Dakota.
According to …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Drug trafficking stings result in 24 arrests in northwestern N.D.

March 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – Law enforcement operations targeting drug trafficking rings and other illegal activity in northwestern North Dakota netted two dozen arrests this week, officials announced Friday.

Agents with the North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Invest…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com